12 months
Duration
14400 USD/year
14400 USD/year
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About

The Geotechnics program at Missouri University of Science and Technology is an interdisciplinary master's degree program without a required masters thesis component.

Overview

Program outline

The web-based Geotechnics program at Missouri University of Science and Technology is designed for working professionals, whose upward mobility requires an advanced degree, but who do not wish to take an extended leave of absence to physically attend college. The program is an interdisciplinary master’s degree program without a required research component.

Courses in geological, civil, and mining engineering can be applied to the degree. The program is offered using distance-education methods and therefore there is no formal residency requirement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intermediate Subsurface Hydrology And Contaminant Transport Mechanics
  • Engineering Geology And Geotechnics
  • Rock Engineering
  • Intermediate Soil Mechanics
  • Geology for Engineers
  • Statics and Mechanics of Geological Materials

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority Application Deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline
  • GRE: V+Q ≥ 298 (1050 on previous scale)
  • GRE A ≥ 3.0
  • GPA ≥ 2.75
  • or enroll in geotechnics certificate program*, complete the four core courses with a grade of “B” or better in each to advance to the graduate degree.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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